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  • Tour of Britain cyclists race through Hungerford

    Monday, 15 September 2014.

    The 205 km stage six of the 2014 Tour of Britain raced through Hungerford on its way from Bath to Hemel Hempstead – and Hungerford came out in crowds to cheer the cyclists on their high-speed way. T...

    Charity race raises a quacking £1800-00

    Friday, 29 August 2014.

    There were 48 of them, all trained and toned to racing perfection and they came to Hungerford to race for fame and glory. They left victorious after raising over £1800 for charity. Yes, the ra...

    Hungerford - blooming beautiful!

    Friday, 01 August 2014.

    Resplendent in red, that's Hungerford High Street looking picture perfect with its fabulous floral decoration in a colour chosen to commemorate WW1...

    Soaked but successful

    Wednesday, 09 July 2014.

    Through the worst weather a British summer can offer, the intrepid cyclists of Team Inkpen peddled through the puddles for 400km to Blackpool to raise essential funds for our Community First Responders...

    Elcot Park – return to splendour

    Monday, 09 June 2014.

    Contemporary fabrics and colours with traditional period features and detail The £300,000 first phase of renovation at the Mercure Newbury Elcot Park Hotel has just been revealed and the investm...

    Competition success for local author

    Friday, 16 May 2014.

    Hungerford author Iris Lloyd has had another writing success as her World War 2 short story ‘The Potters Field’ has just been placed 4th in a national competition. Iris’s work is already nat...

    Hungerford station gets refreshments

    Monday, 12 May 2014.

    Hungerford’s early morning commuters have now got a new refreshment service....

    More funds for pot holes

    Monday, 24 March 2014.

    An additional £1 million of government funding is being released to West Berkshire Council to repair the epidemic of pot holes which have riddles the areas roads since the winter wet weather and floo...

    Chilton Foliat designer stars at London Fashion Week

    Thursday, 20 February 2014.

    Fashion designer Seraphina Davis, originally from Chilton Foliat, has been taking her bow on the catwalk at this year’s London Fashion Week. Seraphina’s designs starred on the international sta...

    New media – a very good thing

    Wednesday, 05 February 2014.

    Talking to Hungerford Townsite, MP Richard Benyon welcomed new media for Hungerford saying: “Newest forms of media can only benefit the town by filling the void of traditional printed media and by...
    BMW donated for a good cause
    SWIFT Medics are trained volunteer pre-hospital emergency care doctors who attend road traffic accidents and medical emergencies in Wiltshire when an incident is so serious that the NHS ambulance team needs the help of an appropriately qualified Doctor at the scene.

    Blissed-out at Inglewood
    You know when your trusted hairdresser of ten years tells you he’s found a good spa that you need to sit up and take notice.

    Why live in Hungerford?
    Those of us who live here don't have to think twice, we love it and, you've had a job to persuade us to go elsewhere.

    Townsite Goes to Marlborough
    After a year in the planning, Townsite Marlborough has just gone live! The success of the Hungerford Townsite prompted Marlborough residents and businesses to ask us when we could do the same for their gorgeous and quintessentially English market town.

    Walks in around Hungerford
    Walking in the beautiful areas of outstanding natural beauty in and around Hungerford is a very special experience. Throughout the summer, we will be publishing details of some of the best and favourite walks in the town and its surrounding villages and countryside